Folk legend had hoped to pick up award on Saturday (June 18)
Bob Dylan has had his request to be awarded the freedom of the London borough of Haringey rejected by the local council.
According to the report, Dylan, who turned 70 recently and owns a house in Crouch End, has been denied the freedom of Haringey as the council don’t believe he has done enough for the borough.
A spokesperson for the council said: “We are grateful for the suggestion, but the freedom of the borough is usually reserved for individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to life in the borough.”
The Gaslight Anthem, The Cranberries, Thin Lizzy and Van Morrison are among the other acts booked to play London Feis Festival over the weekend.
Uncut have teamed up with Sonic Editions to curate a number of limited-edition framed iconic rock photographs, featuring the likes of Pink Floyd, Bob Dylan and The Clash. View the full collection here.